On the First Day of Christmas My True Love Sent to Me…

… a partridge in a pear tree, which in creative writing terms is an excellent example of alliteration, so this is what I’m going to look at in the first verse of my Creative Writing Christmas Carol.Alliteration is when you cluster the same consonants...

Designer This, Designer That….

….but Designer Alliterations?? I did a double take when I saw this sign on a tired old building backing onto the tracks on the way into London Bridge station. I know I’m a person with literary preoccupations (not to say literary pretensions) but all the...